Brunswick Co. Sheriff’s Office deputy and K9 arrest fleeing suspect

Deputy Lopez and K9 Oti
Deputy Lopez and K9 Oti(Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jun. 9, 2023 at 9:45 PM EDT
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BRUNSWICK COUNTY N.C. (WECT) - Brunswick Co. Sheriff’s Office Deputy Lopez and her K9 partner Oti managed to catch a fleeing suspect on Friday evening.

A suspect was running on foot after a vehicle chase when he went into the marsh in the Alligator Bridge area in Leland. Lopez and Oti tracked and arrested him shortly after.

A fellow K9 officer Deputy Greene assisted with the tracking.

“Great job by Deputy Lopez and her K9 partner, Oti!” BCSO writes.